Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Data Systems Analyst
Job ID: 692530
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Home Nursing Agency
Department: Systems Management
Location: 20 Sheraton Drive, Altoona PA 16603

Description

Purpose:
Responsible for aspects of planning, design, development, training, implementation, communication, maintenance and evaluation of existing or new functionality related to clinical information systems along with direct supervision of Data Application Specialists.

This position is full-time and will be based out of the Altoona office, but will require some regional travel. 

If you are external to UPMC and apply to this position by August 31, 2018, you are eligible for a generous sign-on bonus! 

 

Sign-On Bonus Details (Full-Time or Flex Full-Time)

•         $10,000 sign-on bonus available for nurses with over two years of experience

•         $5,000 sign-on bonus available for nurses with less than two years of experience

*Part-time positions are eligible for sign-on bonus at a prorated amount - $5,000 for nurses with over 2 years of experience and $2,500 for nurses with less than 2 years of experience

 

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Responsibilities:
  • Act as a liaison to home care management to communicate and facilitate the ongoing progress of the development, implementation and revision of home care information systems.
  • Collaborate with the Data Systems Application Manager in evaluation of development efforts in planning pilot and full implementations of new features and in processing user feedback/requests on weekly basis.
  • Focus on customer service and continually strives to perform the duties of their job in a manner that will result in optimal patient satisfaction.
  • Identify, develop and participate in process improvement opportunities within the home health agency that will enhance the quality of the services we provide.
  • Implement and maintain clinical information systems security and confidentiality mechanisms in accordance with user and or facility policies and procedures.
  • Maintain a detailed understanding and working knowledge of the current home care systems from referral thru billing/payroll and its relationship to other information systems within the enterprise.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of clinical policies and procedures, home care regulations, current trends and issues in healthcare and informatics.
  • Perform duties and job responsibilities in a fashion which coincides with the service management philosophy of UPMC/Jefferson Regional Home Health, L.P. towards patients, visitors, staff, peers, physicians and other departments within the organization.
  • Responsible for evaluation and development of training and in-service programs as they relate to home care systems and oversight of the Data Application Specialist position.
  • Responsible for researching and responding to concerns from users or others impacted by the system and provide proactive user support including but not limited to training and education.

Qualifications

  • Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing or physical therapy - Required, BSN - Preferred 
  • Experience: Minimum three (3) years experience in a health care institution - Required;  Minimum one (1) year experience in clinical information systems as a team member, trainer or end user - Required;  Minimum one (1) year home care experience - Required  ;Working Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite - Required

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33 Child Clearance
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act
  • Physical Therapist or Registered Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $20.60 to $35.43

Union Position: No

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